Advances in Sustainable and Competitive Manufacturing Systems

23rd International Conference on Flexible Automation & Intelligent Manufacturing

  • Américo Azevedo
Conference proceedings

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-00557-7

Part of the Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering book series (LNME)

Table of contents (135 papers)

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Section One: Product, Process and Factory Integrated Design

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Impacts of Product Lifecycle and Production System Design on Competitive and Sustainable Production
      Hasse Nylund, Mikko Tapaninaho, Seppo Torvinen, Paul H. Andersson
      Pages 3-13
    3. Cost-Based Evaluation for Product Selective Disassemblability
      Qingjin Peng, Yongtao Luo, Peihua Gu
      Pages 45-57
    4. Risk Management Methodology Covering the Entire Product Lifecycle
      Jan Machac, Frantisek Steiner
      Pages 59-64
    5. Development of an Open-Architecture Electric Vehicle Using Adaptable Design
      Qingjin Peng, Yunhui Liu, Peihua Gu, Zhun Fan
      Pages 79-90
    6. Ergonomics Issues in Furniture Design: A Case of a Tabloid Chair Design
      R. M. Shah, M. A. U. Bhuiyan, R. Debnath, M. Iqbal, A. Shamsuzzoha
      Pages 91-103
    7. Solid Wood Panel Manufacturing Using Low Quality Materials
      Omar Espinoza, Urs Buehlmann, Maurice Deaver
      Pages 105-120
    8. Performance-Oriented Manufacturability Analysis of a 5 GHz Satellite Oscillator
      Harri Eskelinen, Pekka Eskelinen, Juhana Ylinen
      Pages 121-133
    9. Concept of the System for Optimization of Manufacturing Processes
      Silvia Palajová, Milan Gregor
      Pages 135-145
    10. Structured Analysis of Reconfigurable Manufacturing Systems
      Erik Puik, Daniel Telgen, Leo van Moergestel, Darek Ceglarek
      Pages 147-157
    11. A Methodology for the Estimation of Build Time for Operation Sequencing in Process Planning for a Hybrid Process
      Zicheng Zhu, Vimal G. Dhokia, Aydin Nassehi, Stephen T. Newman
      Pages 159-171
    12. Manufacturing Processes Design with UML and ERP Standard: A Case Study
      Agnieszka Stachowiak, Izabela Kudelska, Adam Radecki
      Pages 187-196
    13. An Innovative Framework for the Simulation of Manufacturing Systems: An Application to the Footwear Industry
      Alexandra F. Marques, Miguel Mujica, Jorge Pinho de Sousa, Paulo Sá Marques, Rui Rebelo, António C. Alves
      Pages 219-231

About these proceedings


The proceedings includes the set of revised papers from the 23rd International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing (FAIM 2013). This conference aims to provide an international forum for the exchange of leading edge scientific knowledge and industrial experience regarding the development and integration of the various aspects of Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing Systems covering the complete life-cycle of a company’s Products and Processes. Contents will include topics such as: Product, Process and Factory Integrated Design, Manufacturing Technology and Intelligent Systems, Manufacturing Operations Management and Optimization and Manufacturing Networks and MicroFactories.


23rd International Conference on Flexible Automation and FAIM 2013 Intelligent Manufacturing Manufacturing Networks Manufacturing Operations Management Manufacturing Technology and Intelligent Systems Sustaining Global Competitive Manufacturing Systems

Editors and affiliations

  • Américo Azevedo
    • 1
  1. 1.Universidade do PortoVitóriaPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-00556-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-00557-7
  • Series Print ISSN 2195-4356
  • Series Online ISSN 2195-4364